We all know the many nefarious detriments that COVID-19 has caused those afflicted with the disease, but do we know the startling effects it has on our eyes behind the scenes? This episode delves into the causes and consequences of heightened eyestrain during the pandemic. With interviewee Dr. Laura Dake Roche, State of the Pod producers address the problems with increased screen usage, the differences in eye health between generations, and the recommended remedies for eyestrain.
Hosts: Matthew Chen, Michael Sun, Dain Yi, Jen Yi, & Tina Yu
Lead Producer: Jen Yi
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